Great East Run

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Great East Run

24 September, 2017 at

Are you a keen runner and would like to take on the challenge of the new Great East Run and raise money for CHESS at the same time.

Registration is £30.00 per person

2017 will see the inaugural staging of the Great East Run in Ipswich, Suffolk on Sunday 24th September 2017.  So whether you’re new to running, looking for a challenge, or aiming for a record PB, this could be the event for you. What are you waiting for? Sign up today and be part of something great!

To sign up CLICK HERE

The Course

This event follows a fast flat course, great for new runners and those looking for a half marathon PB. Starting and finishing close to Ipswich Town’s Portman Road stadium, runners pass the prestigious Willis building designed by Lord Foster before heading down to Ipswich’s vibrant waterfront. The route then passes Felaw Maltings on the way out and back along Wherstead Road, where particpants will see Fox’s Marina, Suffolk Food Hall and go twice under the iconic Orwell Bridge into Freston. On returning to the town centre, runners will pass over the Wet Dock lock gates and continue along the waterfront for a second time, before returning to the finish line located on Sir Alf Ramsey Way.

Please note – this course is provisional and subject to change



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